Taiwan’s Anti-Infiltration Act to take effect Wednesday

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Anti-Infiltration Act will start to take effect on Wednesday (Jan. 15) to stymie malicious interference by foreign powers in Taiwan's elections, according to the P...

Beijing to mobilize thousands of Taiwanese to gather information on 2020 elections: report

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Tens of thousands of Taiwanese are said to be planning to turn up at the country's nearly 14,900 polling stations on Jan. 11 to report the election results first-hand,...

China could assassinate Taiwan presidential candidate: Japanese scholar

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — The Chinese Communist Party (CCP) may assassinate a Taiwan opposition party candidate for the presidency, so the election loses legitimacy and sends the country into chaos...

China interferes in Taiwan's election 'every day': President Tsai

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen (蔡英文) on Tuesday (Nov. 19) said that China is interfering with Taiwan's upcoming election on a daily basis. On Tuesday afternoon, Tsai...

6 US senators send letter to Trump admin urging action on China's meddling in Taiwan's elections

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- A bipartisan group of six U.S. senators, led by Marco Rubio (R-FL) and Catherine Cortez Masto (D-NV), sent a letter to key members of the Trump administration on Thursday (Dec....

Australia, Western countries keenly monitoring China influence campaigns in Taiwan: Foreign Minister

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan Foreign Minister Joseph Wu (吳釗燮) said that “Australia and other like-minded countries” are interested and learning from China’s use of “shar...

China’s interference in Taiwan election disgusts people of Taiwan: MAC

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Taiwan’s Mainland Affairs Council (MAC, 大陸委員會) said efforts by the Chinese government to interfere in upcoming local elections disgusts the people of Taiwan, reporte...

China interference in HK foreign journalist club ‘simply wrong’: fmr Governor

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – The U.K.'s last Governor of Hong Kong criticized the Chinese government's efforts to cancel an upcoming speech by Hong Kong democracy leader Andy Chan Ho-tin (陳浩天)...

The Latest: Taiwan won't be affected by China interference

BEIJING (AP) — The Latest on the closing session of China's ceremonial legislature (all times local): 12:30 p.m. A Taiwanese official rejects comments by Chinese President Xi Jinping a...